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The Art of Community Second Edition Released

Back in 2009 I had my book on community management and best practice published. It was called The Art of Community, published by O’Reilly. When it came out I was pretty nervous. It was arguably the first book on community management, and structuring the many and varied topics of community management into a cohesive text […]

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Community Management Crib Notes: A New Era Of Community Management

Tonight I recorded and put on my YouTube Channel a presentation that I delivered at OSCON earlier this year called A New Era Of Community Management. I cover the history of community management, it’s early leaders, and how the science of understanding and growing community is changing with the advent of new technologies, social norms, […]

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Community Leadership Summit 2012 Announced

Can’t see the video? Click here! Now in it’s fourth year, the Community Leadership Summit is the annual event for community managers and leaders, attracting over 200 attendees from all around the world and a diverse range of industries and projects. Be sure to join us the weekend before OSCON on the 14th – 15th […]

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First Edition Errata Fixed

I just wanted to offer say a quick thank-you to everyone who submitted errata for the first edition of The Art of Community. This errata was collected here and I just fixed all of these small issues in the second edition. I am now going to see if O’Reilly can confirm each of the submissions […]

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OSCON Talks and Free Books

Tomorrow I will be doing two talks at OSCON in Portland. The details and the blurbs: The Future Of Community – 9.05am in the Portland Ballroom – In recent years collaborative communities have revolutionized how we consume and create information for each other. In this new keynote, Jono Bacon, author of The Art of Community, […]

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